The Q&A Archives: Name of plant

Question: I have a plant with large green leaves and it has big deep purple flowers. They almost look like a rose when in full bloom. Someone told me it was a

Answer: Janet,

I could not find any plant by that name in any of my databases. The description sounds a bit like a Datura but then again that just doesn't really fit that well. You might try checking the following web site for a Datura photo to see if this is it.

If not you can try again with a more detailed description of blooms, leaves, etc. You may also want to take a photo to your local County Extension Office to see if they can identify it as we are not able to receive photos in our Q&A system.

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